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Mercian Regiment’s New Mascot Reports for Duty

Plucked from a royal Derbyshire estate, Private Derby XXXI has reported for duty at his new Army base in Whittington, Staffordshire. The Mercian Regiment has welcomed its new mascot: a Swaledale ram that comes with a royal seal of approval.  … Continue reading

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Late Christmas Delivery by Santa

Father Christmas made a late delivery to Whittington Barracks this week. Cllr Robert Pritchard, Deputy Leader of Tamworth Borough Council, has presented a cheque for £150 to the Staffordshire Regiment Museum, after raising the money by doing Tamworth’s Annual Santa … Continue reading

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